Should Runners Use BCAAs?
If you’ve been involved in the running world, you’ve probably come across the term BCAAs and wondered what that meant. BCAAs have been gaining traction in the health and fitness world for all of their numerous health benefits, including recovery after exercise. But what exactly are they and should runners use BCAAs?
Energy supplements for running
Endurance athletes such as runners, swimmers or cyclists typically spend hours performing their sport. Whether it's clocking down miles over miles in long-distance training, over 200 miles on a bike or swimming endless laps in the pool. With all these training sessions and extreme demands on our bodies both physically and mentally athletes should pay close attention to their diet and correct supplementation.
Livon Labs Vitamin C Review
Before partnering with LivOn Labs, I was a bit skeptical about just how effective a Liposomal Vitamin C supplement would be. Of course, I take a lot of supplements for runners, but I was more than content with a cheap over-the-counter powder. So why switching to LivOn Labs? Is liposomal vitamin C really better? This is […]
How runners benefit from probiotics
One of the most common questions I get asked is “How do get all this training done?!” Actually a good question considering the fact that most of the days I have to train twice per day to reach my goals as a runner and building muscles at the gym almost every night. So, thanks for […]
Macronutrients for runners
You might know your macros and I'm sure you have heard the word before. If so, you know how much carbs you are going to eat before your run and how much protein will follow after your workout, right? Awesome. But what about macronutrients for runners?
Collagen Supplement Benefits For Runners
For those of you who follow my blog for a while already, you might know how obsessed I am with collagen protein and love to take advantage of the collagen supplement benefits. For some reason, I’m not the person who likes to have it in my shake but I do love it in my overnight […]
Want to Manage Your Sweet Tooth? Try Sweet Defeat!
Are you a lover of sweets and treats? Yep...same here. You are definitely not alone in that respect. I’m a notorious sweet tooth. In fact, even as an athlete, I struggle with sugar cravings just as much as the average person.
Are You Getting the Nutrients You Need?
If you are eating a whole-food diet and running regularly for exercise, you’re well on your way to leading a healthy lifestyle. The thing is, many of us don’t realize how easy it is to develop deficiencies in certain nutrients. Not getting enough of the right vitamins and minerals can lead to a variety of health issues, from poor night vision to brittle nails and cracked lips to brain fog.
Why Runners Should Take Magnesium
Back again with another must-have nutritional supplement for runners! This time we will focus on magnesium as we explore its many benefits and why you should include it in your nutritional arsenal. First of all, you may have heard that you can use magnesium supplements to help you sleep.
The 12 best supplements for anxiety
Which are the best supplements for anxiety? Especially now, it is normal that many of us worry, feel unease, experience fear, or panic. Research has suggested often that there are a lot of different supplements for anxiety such as vitamins, omega-3 fatty acids, and different herbal remedies that may help relieve the symptoms of anxiety. Almost 7 […]